About the Conference

Crafting collaboration and connections

What

The 12th annual Craft Brewers Conference & Marketplace will take place in Hamilton, Ontario from November 6–7, 2024.

​The Canadian craft brewing industry’s top brewers, decision makers, thought leaders, suppliers, and supporters will gather for two+ days of craft brewing education, networking, social events and business development. OCBC also features the largest craft brewing trade show in Canada with 120+ exhibitors.

Who

1,000+ attendees, including Canadian, US and Ontario craft brewery owners, operators, brewers, investors, government and industry champions, as well as 120+ leading-edge industry suppliers to the brewing industry in the Suppliers Marketplace.

When

  • Tuesday, November 5: supplier load-in, attendee pre-registration, social events
  • Wednesday, November 6: trade show, keynote and breakout sessions, social events
  • Thursday, November 7: trade show, keynote & breakout sessions, after party

Where

NEW LOCATION! OCB is excited to host its annual conference in the thriving city of Hamilton, conveniently located close to the GTA, major highways and airports. Hamilton’s hopping brewery scene will provide multiple opportunities for sampling, socials and brewery visits.

Hamilton Convention Centre
1 Summers Lane, Hamilton, ON L8P 4Y2
CANADA

OCBC24 ticket and booth registration opens April 1, 2024.

Education. Networking. Business. Craft Beer.

Ticket Information

OCB MEMBERS:
From April 1 – October 1, 2024
Full Pass Ticket: $275 + HST (NO ONLINE FEES until June 30, 2024) = $310.75
Bulk 6+ tickets: $250ea + HST (NO ONLINE FEES until June 30, 2024) = $282.50
(Incl. all education sessions, on-site social activities, trade show, food & beverage)

From October 2 – November 7, 2024
Full Pass Ticket: $473.45 + HST = $535 + FEES

NON-OCB MEMBERS:
April 1 – June 30, 2024
Full Pass Ticket: $398.23 + HST = $450 + FEES
Bulk 6+ tickets: $353.98ea + HST = $400 + FEES

From July 1 – November 7, 2024
Full Pass Ticket: $473.45 + HST = $535 + FEES

April 1 – November 7, 2024
Suppliers Marketplace Only: $300 + HST = $340 + FEES
(incl. trade show only, food & beverage; NO education sessions)

Student Ticket: $275 + HST = $310.75 + FEES

*No refunds after August 31, 2024
** Refunds do not include Stripe’s non-refundable payment processing fees
***Parking not included

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